Get the celebrity treatment with world-class service at The Darling at The Star

Featuring a casino, a day spa and 20 bars and restaurants, The Darling at The Star is just 2,150 feet from Cockle Bay. It offers modern rooms, some with views over the city skyline, while others look towards Pyrmont and surrounding suburbs.

The rooms feature a flat-screen satellite TV, an iPod docking station, mini-bar, tea-and-coffee maker and safety deposit box. Each air-conditioned room features luxurious bathrobes and Egyptian cotton sheets.

The Darling Sydney is 8 minutes’ drive from Sydney Opera House and The Rocks historic district. Sydney International Airport is a 20-minute drive away. The Sydney International Convention Center is just 10-minute walk away.

Guests can relax in the Turkish bath, or enjoy swimming in the scented outdoor pool with its own bar. The hotel also offers 24-hour reception and valet parking.

The hotel has a wide range of restaurants such as celebrity chef Luke Nguyen’s Fat Noodle. Rock Lily Bar offers live music and an extensive selection of tequilas.

Couples in particular like the location – they rated it 9.4 for a two-person trip.

The Darling at The Star has been welcoming Booking.com guests since Nov 18, 2011
Hotel chain/brand: Star Entertainment

Property Highlights

Top Location: Highly rated by recent guests (9.4)

Want a great night's sleep? This hotel was highly-rated for its very comfy beds.

Breakfast Info

Continental, Full English/Irish, Asian

Loyal Customers

There are more repeat guests here than most other properties.


Availability

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Room Type
Sleeps
 
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Property questions and answers
Browse questions from guests for anything extra you want to know about the property
The property usually replies within a few days
  • Hi, I would like to know what kind of facilities are closed at the moment due to covid. Is the spa and swimming pool open? what about the Casino?
    The Darling Spa is now open for Treatments from Friday to Sunday. Swimming Pool is closed until further notice. The Casino is open 10am to 6am daily.
    Answered on July 15, 2020
  • Are these smoking rooms
    Stellar Suite are located on a smoking floor
    Answered on March 2, 2020
  • Hello! Does this room have views of the harbour? Thanks
    Floor to ceiling windows with pyrmont residential views or anzac bridge view
    Answered on March 2, 2020
  • I would like to check in 12pm or earlier is that possible
    Early check-in are subject to availability and can only be guarantee on the time of check-in. Our standard check-in time is at 3:00pm
    Answered on March 2, 2020
  • How much for parking
    Please be advised that hotel does offer discounted parking. For your convenience, we offer our guests a reduced valet parking rate for a 24-hour per..
    Answered on March 2, 2020
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Travel Proud

This is a Proud Certified property where you can be extra sure of a welcoming stay.

Amenities of The Darling at The Star
Bathroom
  • Toilet paper
  • Towels
  • Slippers
  • Private Bathroom
  • Toilet
  • Free toiletries
  • Bathrobe
  • Hairdryer
  • Shower
Bedroom
  • Linens
  • Wardrobe or closet
  • Alarm clock
Kitchen
  • Coffee machine
  • Dryer
  • Electric kettle
Room Amenities
  • Socket near the bed
Activities
  • Nightclub/DJ Additional charge
  • Casino
Living Area
  • Desk
Media & Technology
  • iPod dock
  • Flat-screen TV
  • Satellite channels
  • Radio
  • Telephone
  • TV
  • Pay-per-view channels
Food & Drink
  • Wine/Champagne Additional charge
  • Breakfast in the room
  • Bar
  • Minibar
  • Tea/Coffee maker
Internet
WiFi is available in all areas and is free of charge.
Parking
No parking available.
Front Desk Services
  • Concierge
  • ATM on site
  • Baggage storage
  • Express check-in/out
  • 24-hour front desk
Cleaning Services
  • Daily housekeeping
  • Suit press Additional charge
  • Ironing service Additional charge
  • Dry cleaning Additional charge
  • Laundry Additional charge
Business Facilities
  • Fax/Photocopying Additional charge
Safety & security
  • Fire extinguishers
  • CCTV outside property
  • CCTV in common areas
  • Smoke alarms
  • Key card access
  • 24-hour security
  • Safe
General
  • Convenience store on site
  • Designated smoking area
  • Air conditioning
  • Wake-up service
  • Heating
  • Carpeted
  • Elevator
  • Hair/Beauty salon
  • Ironing facilities
  • Facilities for disabled guests
  • Non-smoking rooms
  • Iron
  • Wake-up service/Alarm clock
  • Room service
Accessibility
  • Toilet with grab rails
  • Wheelchair accessible
Outdoor swimming pool
    Free! All pools are free of charge
Spa
  • Fitness
  • Spa/Wellness packages
  • Spa facilities
  • Massage Additional charge
  • Spa
  • Fitness center
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Vietnamese
  • Chinese

House rules

The Darling at The Star takes special requests – add in the next step!

Check-in

From 3:00 PM

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card at check-in

Check-out

Until 11:00 AM

Cancellation/
prepayment

Cancellation and prepayment policies vary according to accommodations type. Please enter the dates of your stay and check what conditions apply to your preferred room.

Children & Beds

Child policies

Children of all ages are welcome.

Children 12 and above are considered adults at this property.

To see correct prices and occupancy info, add the number and ages of children in your group to your search.

Crib and extra bed policies

0 - 1 year
Crib upon request
Free
2 years old
Crib upon request
Free
Extra bed upon request
AUD 80 per child, per night
3+ years
Extra bed upon request
AUD 80 per person, per night

Prices for cribs and extra beds aren't included in the total price. They'll have to be paid for separately during your stay.

The number of extra beds and cribs allowed depends on the option you choose. Check your selected option for more info.

All cribs and extra beds are subject to availability.

No age restriction

There's no age requirement for check-in

Pets

Pets are not allowed.

Mastercard Visa Eftpos Diners Club American Express The Darling at The Star accepts these cards and reserves the right to temporarily hold an amount prior to arrival.

The fine print

Please note that there is a 0.8% charge when you pay with a credit card.

Please note that the property requires a $100 per night credit card pre-authorization at time of check-in to cover any incidental charges or damage to the property.

When booking more than 10 rooms, different policies and additional supplements may apply.

From Sunday 11th September 2022 until late March, there will be periods of elevated noise during the hours of 9:00 -17:00 daily as we work through the refurbishment of some of The Darling guestrooms. During this time, we will do our best to minimize any inconveniences this may cause. There will be no work over the Christmas Period between the 17th of December 2022 to 21st of January 2023.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), make sure you're booking this property in accordance with the destination's local government guidelines, including (but not limited to) the purpose of travel and maximum group size.

In accordance with government guidelines to minimize transmission of the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property may request additional documentation from guests to validate identity, travel itinerary, and other relevant info on dates where such guidelines exist.

In response to the coronavirus (COVID-19), additional safety and sanitation measures are in effect at this property.

Due to the coronavirus (COVID-19), this property is taking steps to protect the safety of guests and staff. Certain services and amenities may be reduced or unavailable as a result.

Please inform The Darling at The Star of your expected arrival time in advance. You can use the Special Requests box when booking, or contact the property directly using the contact details in your confirmation.

Guests are required to show a photo ID and credit card upon check-in. Please note that all Special Requests are subject to availability and additional charges may apply.

The New South Wales Government has issued a mandatory code of conduct outlining the rights and obligations of people either hosting or renting accommodations on a short-term basis, including a complaints process.

FAQs about The Darling at The Star

  • The prices at The Darling at The Star may vary depending on your stay (e.g. dates, hotel's policy etc.). To see prices, enter your dates.

  • The Darling at The Star is 0.8 miles from the center of Sydney.

  • Room options at The Darling at The Star include:

    • Suite
    • Double
    • Twin

  • Guests staying at The Darling at The Star can enjoy a highly-rated breakfast during their stay (guest review score: 7.6).

    Breakfast option(s) include:

    • Continental
    • Full English/Irish
    • Asian
    • À la carte

  • Check-in at The Darling at The Star is from 3:00 PM, and check-out is until 11:00 AM.

  • From the nearest airport, you can get to The Darling at The Star by:

    • Car 20min

  • Yes, this hotel has a pool. See details about the pool and other facilities on this page.

  • The Darling at The Star offers the following activities/services (charges may apply):

    • Spa
    • Fitness center
    • Massage
    • Casino
    • Spa/Wellness packages
    • Spa facilities
    • Nightclub/DJ
    • Swimming pool
    • Fitness